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All reviews small balcony room was clean upstairs room babbling brook stayed for nights the main street good size sit outside cafes and restaurants kitchen area short stroll ground floor surrounding hills within easy walking distance enjoyed our stay spa bath stream
We had a 2 bedroom unit with kitchenette so we were able to have breakfast and heat dinner in the microwave. La Rochelle is on the way into Akaroa and is an ideal place to stay a couple of nights if exploring Akaroa and the...More
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 1 week ago
HI Loz310, Thanks for reviewing our motel. We are getting some prefect weather here at the moment so there is no better place to explore the Banks Peninsula from. We have it all......night time stand up paddle boarding, harbour cruises, wine tasting, award winning restaurants,...More
This motel unit was warm, comfortable and well maintained. There was a kitchenette, with a small microwave, 2 hot plates and an under-bench fridge. This area would be adequate to prepare lunches and cook a simple dinner. There are both wine and water glasses. The...More
Thank Ruth G
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 1 May 2018
Thanks for taking time out of your day to provide our future guests with a detailed review of our rooms. Our rooms are designed to suit both those wishing to self-cater and those who want the convenience and taste sensation of dining out...More
Exceptionally clean. Very spacious and comfortable. We loved the little outdoor area, it was really nice to sit out there in privacy having a evening drink before going out dinner. The bed was very comfortable and shower was nice and hot. The owners made us...More
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Owner at La Rochelle MotelResponded 24 September 2018
Hi Orangetablet, The sun has been out a lot so far this spring in Akaroa and the outdoor patio is the prefect place to sit for an afternoon cuppa or a pre dinner drink, accompanied with a slice of local cheese of course!! We trust...More
We originally wanted to stay somewhere else, but they were booked out. I'm now really glad because we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The room was spotless and had a balcony overlooking native bush and a stream with the sound of bell birds. The owner was...More
Thank David T
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 30 July 2018
Hi David, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for the review of our motel. The room's balcony is the prefect spot to listen to the local birdsong and enjoy the babbling creek so it's good to hear you got the opportunity to...More
We spent two nights at La Rochelle Motel and found it very clean, tidy, comfortable and quiet. We both had great sleeps. We enjoyed watching Rugby on the sky TV. The location is within a few minutes walk of cafes, shops and the Museum.
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 30 May 2018
Hi Malcolm, Thanks for the review and the recommendation. We love our location just far enough away from the hustle and bustle but still closer enough to make everything convenient. We hope you get to visit us again soon. Kind regards, Alex & Jane
Nestled in the beautiful village of Akaroa La Rochelle Motel is a small family operated property that is your perfect destination for a relaxing & peaceful stay. Our modern complex offers a mix of 8 Studio Units with …Moreeither Super-King or Queen sized beds & a two bedroom apartment. Access facilities or twin studio also available. Each unit is comfortably furnished with kitchenette, en-suite bathroom with either shower or single spa bath, heating, flat screen TV & DVD player, & iPod docks. Each unit also has its own balcony or patio overlooking our native garden & stream boundary. Off-street parking, free Wireless Broadband, continental breakfast & Guest Laundry available. Less
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Response from LaRochelleMotel | Property representative |
Hi there, Our 2 bedroom apartment would better suited for 6 people, it has a queen bed in 1 bedroom 2 king single beds in the 2nd bedroom, in the lounge there is a sofa bed and if needed we have a roller bed. Thank you for... More
Hi there, Our 2 bedroom apartment would better suited for 6 people, it has a queen bed in 1 bedroom 2 king single beds in the 2nd bedroom, in the lounge there is a sofa bed and if needed we have a roller bed. Thank you for your inquiry, if we can be of further help please let us know.